Pneumonia is an infection that inflames the air sacs in one or both lungs. Air sacs may be filled with fluids or pus which leads to cough, fever, chills and in turn difficulty in breathing.
Pneumonia is caused by Klebsiella pneumonia, streptococcus pneumonia and varieties of bacteria and fungi.
Pneumonia Signs and Symptoms:
- Chest pain while coughing
- Fever, sweating
- Nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea
- Shortness of breath
Stages of Pneumonia:
- Red hepatization
- Grey hepatization
Konnect Diagnostics Center is at the reach of the people to take the pneumonia diagnostic tests like Chest X-ray, Complete blood count (CBC), pulse Oximetry which helps in the early detection of Pneumonia.
Please visit Konnect diagnostic centre branch near you to avoid seriousness of Pneumonia and its life threatening effects.